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BREAKING: FG Arrests Lebanese Who Advertised Nigerian For Sale


A Lebanese man, Wael Jerro, have reportedly been arrested for advertising a Nigerian lady for sale on Facebook.

The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) has just confirmed this update in a tweet on Thursday, a day after the Lebanese authorities condemned the act. It has also been noted that due to the Facebook post by the suspect, the Nigerian Mission in Lebanon had immediately swung into action to access the case. 

An international passport was said to have been obtained by the victim in May 2018 and also revealed that the victim hails from Ibadan, Oyo state capital. NIDCOM also reported that this case was reported to the Lebanese Authorities while a search team was sent out to apprehend the suspect. 

The Lebanese Ministry of Labour had also issued a statement which said that the suspects actions were unethical and against the laws of the country and has also promised to take actions against the suspect for involving in human trafficking.

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